Vacation Care

Activities include art, craft, sport, games, music, excursions, visiting entertainers, and more.

North Sydney Vacation Care is managed by KU for North Sydney Council and provides care for Primary School aged children during the school holidays.


The next holidays are in April 2018

Please check the KU website (links below) closer the time for further details. Bookings generally open seven (7) weeks before holidays commence.

All forms, plus the KU North Sydney Vacation Care Handbook, and other information on KU Vacation Care are available here:


Apply (and about Priority Access)

Up until the priority booking deadline, Booking forms will be accepted at North Sydney Council Customer Service, or by mail.

All Booking Forms received by the deadline, with the Priority of Access information completed on the Booking Form, will be assessed and prioritised in accordance with the Federal Government guidelines. Please note that places are not confirmed until you have been notified in writing.

After the deadline, Booking Forms will need to be mailed only, however Priority of Access may not be applied and allocations will be made depending on vacancies.

Booking Forms are to be mailed to:

KU North Sydney Vacation Care

PO Box 134

Galston NSW 2159


Please note that for any child who has not been with the service previously or in the last 12 months a full Enrolment Form is required.  


General Enquiries and Bookings Confirmation


Telephone: 0419 298 348 – during Vacation Care Periods

Bookings: 0409 831 632, Jane Weir - Administrative Assistant (Part time employee, please leave a message)

Management queries: 0439 403 378 



All 3 centres are nut free zones - no nut products allowed.

  • North Sydney Community Centre
    7-12 yr olds, 8am-6pm
    Rear Civic Park. Miller St, North Sydney
    Phone during vacation period: 0428 696 743 
  • Forsyth Park Centre
    5-12 yr olds, 8am-6pm
    Forsyth Park Community Centre, Montpelier St, Neutral Bay
    Phone during vacation period: 0404 641 272
  • Grandstand Centre
    5 & 6 yr olds ONLY, 8am-6pm
    North Sydney Oval. Fig Tree Lane, North Sydney
    Phone during vacation period: 0428 607 746


Other Vacation Care and School Holiday activities

Please go to the School Holiday Activities page for more options for your child in the school holidays.

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